Taxon  Report   8333    
Vulpia octoflora  (Walter) Rydb.  
(no longer an active name; please see Festuca octoflora)
Six weeks fescue,  Sixweeks fescue, Slender fescue
Vulpia octoflora, a monocot, is an annual grass that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Festuca octoflora
Family: POACEAE  
Genus: Vulpia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Festuca octoflora

NOTE: Vulpia octoflora is no longer an active name.
More information about  Vulpia octoflora
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).